16 March 2009

Pseudodementia

When it isn’t really senility
The New York Times: 11 March 2009
Side effects of medication; malnutrition; alcoholism; metabolic disturbances such as thyroid, kidney or liver disorders; delirium and depression can mimic symptoms similar to dementia, which can result in a misdiagnosis. > read story

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